Fire in the open - A16 - Peterborough

On Sunday (15) at 11.04pm, one crew from Dogsthorpe, and one crew from Stanground were called to a stack fire on the A16.

Firefighters arrived to find a fire involving around 100 tonnes of baled hay near the A16/A47 junction. Using a hose reel and beaters crews extinguished the fire and returned to their station by 12.30am.

The cause of the fire was deliberate. Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.